QDWI

AcronymDefinition
QDWIQualified Disabled & Working Individuals
QDWIQualified Disabled and Working Individual (Medicaid)
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Medicaid-Only Dually Eligible Beneficiaries (Non QMB, SLMB, QDWI, QI-1, or QI-2)--These individuals are entitled to Medicare Part A and/or Part B and are eligible for full Medicaid benefits.
Qualified Disabled and Working Individuals (QDWIs)--These individuals lost their Medicare Part A benefits due to their return to work.
Since working individuals with disabilities at low end of the income scale could arguably ill afford such an amount, Congress imposed a new mandate on States to pay for Medicare Part A premiums (but not Part B) for a new group called qualified disabled working individuals (QDWIs).